Meaning of tink in English:


Pronunciation /tɪŋk/


[no object]Knitting
  • Undo a row of knitting one stitch at a time, in order to correct a mistake.

    ‘I start trying to tink back the stitches to avoid another rip’
    • ‘I can tink a lot faster than I can knit’
    • ‘I had to tink a row on a scarf last night’


1990s reversal of knit.